Mexican carnival «day of the dead» will be held in Gostiny Dvor

© Photo : Elena Originado Katrina at the carnival. Archive photoMexican carnival «day of the dead» will be held in Gostiny Dvor© Photo : Helen Kariginu

Carnival day of the dead, organized by the national House of fans of Mexico, will be held on Friday only on the territory of Gostiny Dvor, although previously it was assumed that it will be completed at the Park FIFA at the red square.

Mexican carnival «day of the dead» will be held in Gostiny Dvor© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in photobacteria, Indians and carnival: in Moscow opened a Mexican House fan»was Originally planned the performance at the Playground Park football FIFA. But there performance was canceled», — told RIA Novosti the representative of the House of fans of Mexico. She did not explain the reasons for such decision.

According to her, at 16.00 began the preliminary program of the carnival. The main action kicks off at 21.00. the interviewee of the Agency noted that the entrance to the event is free.

Now in Gostiny Dvor we are fans of the national team of Mexico, fans of Latin American culture, as well as people just looking to unwind on Friday evening. Among those who came, many people painted with skull faces.

Mexican carnival «day of the dead» will be held in Gostiny Dvor© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Odinakovymi fotobanka in the state Duma proposed to establish in Moscow a monument to the Friendship of the fans after the world Cup 2018Как according to the organizers, during the carnival, you will see the dancers in traditional costumes dancing through the streets to the music of «Carnival of love» (El Carnaval de Enamorados) and «Great dancing skulls» (El Gran Fandango de Calaveras).

In the view of the Mexican Indians, the death was considered light in the beginning, so the day of the dead is customary to make noise and have fun. It is believed that on this day the souls of the dead return to earth to visit their loved ones.

In Mexican tradition kalavela Katrina (skull women) is one of the main attributes of the festive processions, which are held in Mexico in early November. Katrina — the skeleton in women’s clothes, adorned with flowers and colors. It is believed that she became the incarnation of the goddess of death, Mictlantecuhtli in the mythology of the ancient Indian tribe of the Aztecs.

As pointed out earlier, the Ambassador of Mexico in Russia, the rate of Pensado, during the carnival at Mexico fans will be able to experience the atmosphere of this Latin American country and to get acquainted with its culture.